Role of Stromal Paracrine Signals in Proliferative Diseases of the Aging Human Prostate

@inproceedings{Ishii2018RoleOS,
  title={Role of Stromal Paracrine Signals in Proliferative Diseases of the Aging Human Prostate},
  author={Kenichiro Ishii and Sanai Takahashi and Yoshiki Sugimura and Masatoshi Watanabe},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine},
  year={2018}
}
Androgens are essential for the development, differentiation, growth, and function of the prostate through epithelial-stromal interactions. However, androgen concentrations in the hypertrophic human prostate decrease significantly with age, suggesting an inverse correlation between androgen levels and proliferative diseases of the aging prostate. In elderly… CONTINUE READING